The library service offers a comprehensive range of resources to support your studies at UCFB, including textbooks, journals, and wide selection of online subscriptions. We also offer support with information literacy and academic skills, including effective searching for relevant information, academic referencing, essay and report writing. We also run various events throughout the year, so follow us on social media to make sure you don’t miss anything!

Meet the librarians

Jane Bailey
Etihad Campus student services team Jane Bailey Academic Support Librarian, Etihad Campus
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Sinead English
Etihad Campus student services team Sinead English Assistant Librarian
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Lorraine Oliver
Wembley student services team Lorraine Oliver Academic Support Librarian
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Charlotte Westdijk
Wembley student services team Charlotte Westdijk Assistant Librarian
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FAQs

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How many books can I borrow?

Undergraduate students can borrow a maximum of six books at a time. Postgraduate students can borrow up to ten.

Is there a fine for overdue books?

The fine is 20p per book per day.

How can I renew my books?

You can renew your books up to three times. Just ask a Librarian, email the library inbox library@ucfb.com or log into your library account via the UCFB Online Hub.

How do I access the online resources?

The UCFB Library has a wide range of resources for our students to access online. In partnership with Bucks New University, OpenAthens provides access to a selection of online journals, eBooks and databases. We also subscribe to a number of specialist databases that complement the courses offered here at UCFB. You can gain access to all of these through the Library Page on the UCFB Online Hub.

How can I contact the library?

Either via email library@ucfb.com, message us on Twitter or Instagram, or pop into one of the Study Hubs and see us.

Library Catalogue

The Library Catalogue allows you to search, access and reserve books from our specialist collection. Through the “My Portal” section you can check your account for items that you currently have on loan and renew your items.

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UCFB Online Hub

The UCFB Online Hub is an easy-to-use platform, available on mobile, tablet and desktop, and designed with working professionals in mind.

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